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exaggerate

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ɪɡˈzædʒ.ə.reɪt/ US  /-ɚ.eɪt/
to make something seem larger, more important, better or worse than it really is
夸张;夸大;对…言过其实
The threat of attack has been greatly exaggerated.
遭受袭击的威胁被过分夸大了。
Don't exaggerate - it wasn't that expensive.
不要言过其实——没有那么贵。
I'm not exaggerating - it was the worst meal I've ever eaten in my life.
我不是在夸大其词——那是我这辈子吃到的最难以下咽的饭了。
Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
exaggerated
 
 
/ɪɡˈzædʒ.ə.reɪ.tɪd/ US  /-ɚ.eɪ.t̬ɪd/ adjective
exaggerated reports of the problem
对问题夸大其词的报道
Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
exaggeratedly
 
 
/ɪɡˈzædʒ.ə.reɪ.tɪd.li/ US  /-ɚ.eɪ.t̬ɪd-/ adverb
Exaggerating and playing downPraising and applauding
Translations of “exaggerate”
in Spanish exagerar…
in Arabic يُبالِغ…
in Korean 과장하다…
in Portuguese exagerar…
in French exagérer…
in German übertreiben, hervorheben…
in Catalan exagerar…
in Japanese 誇張する…
in Russian преувеличивать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誇張, 誇大, 對…言過其實…
in Italian esagerare…
in Turkish abartmak, mübalağa etmek…
in Polish przesadzać, wyolbrzymiać…
(Definition of exaggerate from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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